Erik has vast experience from the Swedish Government Offices. Most recently, he was EU advisor to Prime Minister Stefan Löfven and the Government’s Cybersecurity Coordinator. Previously he has also been a political advisor to the former Minister for Defence.
Between 2010 and 2014 Erik was a Member of the Cabinet of EU Commissioner Cecilia Malmström, where he was responsible for Internal Security with a special focus on cybersecurity.
Erik holds a Master’s degree in Political Science from the University of Lund
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2020-2021 Deputy Director General, Foreign Ministry, Stockholm, Sweden.
2019-2020: Director, Cybersecurity Coordination, Prime Minister’s Office, Stockholm, Sweden.
2014-2019: Deputy Director General and Senior EU advisor to Prime Minister Löfven, Prime Minister’s Office, Stockholm, Sweden.
2010-2014: Adviser to Home Affairs Commissioner Cecilia Malmström, European Commission, Belgium.
2005-2010: Deputy Director, Prime Minister’s Office, Stockholm, Sweden.
2003-2005: Faculty Member, Geneva Centre for Security Policy, Switzerland.
1998-2003: Ministry of Defence, Sweden
1996-1998: Analyst, Military Intelligence and Security Service, Swedish Armed Forces, Sweden.
1994 to 1996 Save the Children, Sweden
1995 M.A in Political Science, University of Lund.
1993 B.A. in Political Science, University of Lund and Stockholm University.